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Patriot Express 

If you’re a veteran or member of the military looking to establish or expand a small business, we have an SBA program designed just for you – the Patriot Express SBA Loan.
• A smart way to establish business credit

• Simplified paperwork

• Fast response

• Free technical assistance

• Loan amounts start at $5,000

• No coupons or mailing – automatic ACH debits from your business account

• No prepayment penalty or balloon payments – pay off early and stop the interest

• Low interest: competitive rates based on the Wall Street Journal prime

Who may apply for these business loans

• Veterans

• Service-disabled veterans

• Active duty service members

• Reservists and National Guard members

• Current spouse of a veteran or service member

• The widowed spouse of a service member who died while in service or as a result of a service-connected disability

The Patriot Express Loan may be used for a variety of purposes, including 1 :

• Start-up

• Expansion

• Equipment

• Cash flow

• Payroll

• Overhead

• Working capital

• Inventory

1. Subject to underwriting guidelines.  Restrictions may apply.

Three Easy Ways to Apply

At any Eastern Bank branch: Use our branch locator to find one near you.

By email: send an email to our Business Banking team.

By phone: Call 800-333-8000 and select Option 1.